BELOVED FAIRY TALE CHARACTERS PLUNGE INTO AN OMINOUS REALM IN FANTASY GAME SINoALICE
Nexon’s acclaimed role-playing game from legendary creative director Yoko Taro enters global pre-registration for iPhone and Android
Seoul – May 9, 2019 – Cinderella, Snow White, Pinocchio, Wonderland’s Alice and more come to life in SINoALICE, the dark fantasy role-playing game (RPG) codeveloped by Square Enix and Pokelabo; and published by NEXON Korea Corporation, subsidiary of NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO), a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile games. Mobile players worldwide can enlist in SINoALICE’s pre-registration period for free today on the game’s official website.
SINoALICE is a dark retelling of classic fairy tales within an unsettling fantasy world inspired by the game’s creative director, Yoko Taro (NieR: Automata). The game follows several popular fairy tale heroes as they work together to traverse dangerous lands, battle menacing enemies and solve mind-bending puzzles to save the storytellers that created their stories.
Launched in Japan in 2017, SINoALICE is the first mobile game from director Yoko Taro. The game has earned acclaim for its impressive character design, climbing to the top ranks in the Japanese App Store where it currently boasts a total of over four million downloads.
SINoALICE is now available for pre-registration on its official website for iPhone and Android around the world excluding Japan, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macau. The game is rated M for Mature (ESRB). Stay tuned for more details surrounding the game’s launch, which is set for June 2019. Additional information for members of the press:
About NEXON Co. Ltd.
NEXON Co., Ltd. (“Nexon”) (3659.TO) is a worldwide leader in free-to-play online and mobile games. Founded in Korea in 1994, Nexon developed one of the world’s first graphics-based massively multiplayer online games. Nexon also pioneered the concept of microtransactions and the free-to-play business model, setting a new standard in which play is free, and users have the option to purchase in-game items to enhance their experience. Nexon currently services nearly 100 titles in more than 190 countries. The Company is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and its shares are listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange